Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
450 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-261100-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
450 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A WINTER STORM APPROACHED THE STATE DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS
WITH SOME SLEET BEING REPORTED IN SOUTHERN AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS
BEFORE SUNRISE. THIS SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH NORTH AND EAST
INTO THE STATE BRINGING THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAVY SNOW ACROSS
PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ARKANSAS.

IT IS LIKELY THAT MUCH OF THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE STATE WILL SEE
MEASURABLE SNOW...WHILE THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE STATE MAY SEE
LITTLE IF ANY PRECIPITATION. IT APPEARS THE NORTHERN EXTENT OF THE
ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL BE ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM MENA TO
SEARCY.

THE HEAVIEST OF THE SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHERN PORTIONS
OF THE STATE WHERE 3 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG A
CAMDEN TO MONTICELLO LINE...WITH SOME LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS
POSSIBLE. WITH THIS SYSTEM...HIGH SNOWFALL RATES WILL BE ALSO BE
POSSIBLE LEADING TO REDUCED VISIBILITY AS WELL AS ROAD CONDITIONS
DETERIORATING RAPIDLY.

A BIT FURTHER TO THE NORTH...ALONG A GLENWOOD TO BRINKLEY LINE...2
TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH AMOUNTS DECREASING TO
THE NORTH. THERE WILL BE A SHARP CUTOFF BETWEEN LOCATIONS
RECEIVING SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND LOCATIONS NOT SEEING MUCH SNOW AT ALL.

PRECIPITATION WILL TAPER OFF DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS TODAY
AS THE STORM SYSTEM DEPARTS TO THE EAST.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SOME LIGHT CHANCES FOR SNOW WILL ONCE AGAIN BE IN THE FORECAST ON
THURSDAY...HOWEVER SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MINIMAL IF ANY ARE
SEEN AT ALL.

THE NEXT CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION WILL NOT BE UNTIL SATURDAY NIGHT
AS THE CHANCE FOR SOME LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE...MAINLY ACROSS
PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. TEMPERATURES WILL
WARM ON SUNDAY...AND PRECIPITATION WILL TRANSITION TO ALL RAIN
WITH RAIN REMAINING IN THE FORECAST INTO THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$






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